It’s been quiet in the world of the Chicago Fire. They had their first week off from training last week for the first time since connecting with one another during preseason. The players were happy to have this time off to recharge and many of them had the opportunity to visit with their families. Hopefully, the week of rest and relaxation will show in training this week, leading into their Open Cup match against Indy Eleven.
In other news…
- Rumors have still been circulating on whether or not Gilberto will remain with the Chicago Fire, and if he does, for how long.
- Michael de Leeuw should be joining the team in Chicago this week.
Here I take a look at the ins and outs of the Fire over the last couple of weeks:
If you’re still not caught up with recent Chicago Fire news, Hot Time in Old Town takes a look at the first third of the 2016 season.
The middle third of their season starts on Wednesday, June 15 at Toyota Park when their road for the 2016 U.S. Open Cup begins.